#30 Moneyball [2011]

Summary

Billy Beane, former Baseball Player, is now the Manager of the Oakland A’s. He uses computer-generated Analysis to acquire new Players .

 

Also

Stereotypes.

Superstition.

Acti/Blizz CEO Kottick.

 

Con

Sports.

 

Pro

Emotional and Inspiring Story.

Aaron Sorkin Screenplay.

Jonah Hills Best (non comedic) Role.

 

Recommendations

Invictus

The Fighter

Capote

 

Total

8/10

 

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#28 Drive [2011]

Summary

A lonesome Stunt Driver falls in Love with his Neighbor and wants to protect her.

 

Also

Bloody Revenge.

Malcolm’s Dad.

A Scorpion.

 

Con

Very Explicit Presentation of Violence.

 

Pro

Beautiful Synthesizer/80es Pop OST.

Gosling’s Mimic

Dramaturgy of Pacing.

 

Recommendations

A History of Violence

Pulp Fiction

Miami Vice

 

Total

8/10

 

#27 The Fall [2006]

Summary

1920s. An injured Stuntman tells a little Girl a fantastic Story about 5 Heroes.

 

Also

Beautiful Landscapes.

Silent Film.

Oranges.

 

Con

Fantastic Story.

 

Pro

Astonishing Colors.

Adorable little Girl.

Interesting Story Progress.

 

Recommendations

The Cell

The Immortal

Where the Wild Things Are

 

Total

8/10

 

#Classic Fargo [1996]

Summary

Pregnant Police Chef investigates a Series of Homicides .

 

Also

Kidnapping.

Alot of Snow.

Regional Accent.

 

Con

Nothing important to see here, move along.

 

Pro

Cruel Humor

Cohen Dialogues

Buscemi’s Talent

 

Recommendations

The big Lebowski

Miller’s Crossing

Prison Break [TV]

 

Total

8/10

 

#23 Tinker Tailer Soldier Spy [2011]

Summary

Its 1973. Espionage Veteran Smiley has to find a soviet Spy within the MI6.

 

Also

John Le Carré.

Red Xmas Trees.

Chess.

 

Con

Lenght

Monochrome

 

Pro

Oscar worthy Oldman

Luxus Subcast

Narrative Pacing

 

Recommendations

Carlos – Der Schakal

From Russia with Love

Body of Lies

 

Total

8/10